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  • Review: Godfrey's 'Regular Black' is extraordinarily funny

    Review: Godfrey's 'Regular Black' is extraordinarily funny

    Last month, fans of Audible Channels were able to exclusively stream Godfrey's new comedy album, Regular Black, and now the wait is almost over for everyone else. On Dec. 9, the hilarious release will be available everywhere albums are sold. Throughout Regular Black, Godfrey tackles the idea of...
  • Mel Brooks' best comedy collaborations

    Mel Brooks' best comedy collaborations

    On Jan. 20, 2017, Mel Brooks is set to appear at Riot LA to present a special screening of his groundbreaking film “Blazing Saddles” after which he will engage in a conversation about his work and take questions from the crowd. The film features collaborations with several comedians with whom Brooks...
  • Amy Schumer honored with two Grammy nominations

    Amy Schumer honored with two Grammy nominations

    Amy Schumer has had a great year and now she has been honored by The Recording Academy for her hard work, creativity and hilarious comedy with not one, but two Grammy nominations. The “Trainwreck” star is represented in the categories of Best Comedy Album and Best Spoken Word Album. While Schumer is...
  • Chris Rock will kick off the Total Blackout Tour on Feb. 14 in Durham, North Carolina. 

    Chris Rock anounces first stand-up tour in 9 years

    He rewrote the rules for hosting the Oscars and proved he can captivate with just a cameo on “Saturday Night Live"; now, award-winning comedian Chris Rock is ready to bring the show back on the road. Next year, Rock will embark on the Total Blackout Tour, his first official stand-up tour in nine...
  • Live Review: Marc Maron brings politics, family & endless laughs to Chicago

    Live Review: Marc Maron brings politics, family & endless laughs to Chicago

    It was quite cold in Chicago on Saturday, Dec. 3, as temperatures dipped down into the low 30s, but that didn't stop the droves of Marc Maron fans from venturing out into the night for a pair of shows at The Vic Theatre. The evening marked a return to The Windy City (and The Vic) for the “WTF” host...
  • Five fun facts about Riot LA headliner Mel Brooks

    Five fun facts about Riot LA headliner Mel Brooks

    This January, Riot LA is bringing together some of the funniest people in the world for a series of performances, presentations and special events. One of the festival's many highlights finds legendary director Mel Brooks presenting his groundbreaking film “Blazing Saddles” on Jan. 20, after which...
  • Mel Brooks to bring comedy, conversation and more to Riot L.A.

    Mel Brooks to bring comedy, conversation and more to Riot L.A.

    Mel Brooks is “Back in the Saddle Again” and ready to ride into Los Angeles for a special presentation in conjunction with the Riot LA Comedy Festival. On Jan. 20, 2017, the legendary director/comedian/actor/writer/genius is set to host an evening full of laughs at the Microsoft Theater. Ticketed...
  • Riot LA announce more comedy festival acts

    Riot LA announce more comedy festival acts

    LA's exciting comedy festival, Riot LA, has announced additional comedy acts for the 2017 festival, which will take place in downtown Los Angeles from Jan. 19-22. Todd Barry, Rachel Bloom, Ron Funches, Nikki Glaser, Kyle Kinane, Eugene Mirman, Tig Notaro and more have joined the already massive...
  • Review: Lachlan Patterson brings the funny on 'Live from Venice Beach'

    Review: Lachlan Patterson brings the funny on 'Live from Venice Beach'

    On his new comedy album Live from Venice Beach – which premieres as a special on Seeso on Dec.1, as an exclusive album release on Audible Channels on Dec. 2 and as a wide digital release on Jan. 6 – “Last Comic Standing” alum Lachlan Patterson keeps fans laughing from start to finish. Whether he is...
  • Sarah Silverman & Trevor Noah top Just For Laughs Northwest Comedy Festival

    Sarah Silverman & Trevor Noah top Just For Laughs Northwest Comedy Festival

    The Just For Laughs Northwest Comedy Festival – which takes place in comedy clubs across Vancouver on Feb. 16-25, 2017 – has announced that some of the biggest names in comedy will be performing throughout the 10 day event. Sarah Silverman, Trevor Noah and Chris D'Elia are among the hilarious stand...
  • Comedian Todd Barry to publish new book in 2017

    Comedian Todd Barry to publish new book in 2017

    Todd Barry is one of the most hilarious, and hardest working, comedians in the business. Soon fans can vicariously experience life on the road with a veteran comedian by reading Barry's upcoming book “Thank You for Coming to Hattiesburg: One Comedian's Tour of Not-Quite-the-Biggest Cities in the...
  • Nick Thune shares trailer for new comedy special

    Nick Thune shares trailer for new comedy special

    Nick Thune is a good guy and he now has a comedy special to prove it. Seeso is set to premiere the comedian's brand new show, aptly titled “Good Guy,” on Dec. 22 – just in time for Christmas. The first trailer for “Nick Thune: Good Guy” features a glimpse at the comedian hard at work in the business...
  • John Cleese and Eric Idle bringing comedy tour to Dallas

    John Cleese and Eric Idle bringing comedy tour to Dallas

    Fans of “Monty Python” have a huge treat coming up in December. Two of the key members of the British comedy troupe, John Cleese and Eric Idle, are coming to Dallas for two special stand-up concerts at the Majestic Theatre. The stand-up concerts take place on Dec. 1 and Dec. 2 and there will only be...
  • Interview: Comedians from Fuse TV’s ‘Uproarious’ discuss some ‘High Key Comedy’

    Interview: Comedians from Fuse TV’s ‘Uproarious’ discuss some ‘High Key Comedy’

    The new Fuse TV series, “Uproarious”,  is hosted by YouTube sensation Jimmy Tatro and features short sets, sketches, music and parody videos, digital shorts, and cutting-edge field pieces from today’s most promising stand-up talent and emerging digital personalities. The series airs on Fridays at 1...
  • Reggie Watts drops trailer for new Netflix comedy special

    Reggie Watts drops trailer for new Netflix comedy special

    Reggie Watts is the type of one-of-a-kind comedian whose work is hard – if not impossible – to put into words. That's why the best way to prepare yourself for his upcoming Netflix comedy special “Spatial” – which premieres on the streaming service on Dec. 6 – is by watching its brand new Grindhouse...
  • Riders in the Sky

    Riders in the Sky hit the trail for three shows in Arizona

    Cowboy up Arizona! Riders in the Sky, purveyors of fine Western music with a liberal dose of wit, have hit the trail and are kicking up dust as they gallop through the state on the way to three shows. The much-loved and very wacky band ride into the Phoenix metropolitan area for the first show which...
  • Kids In The Hall, 'King of the Hill' highlight 2017 SF Sketchfest lineup

    Kids In The Hall, 'King of the Hill' highlight 2017 SF Sketchfest lineup

    SF Sketchfest has announced its programming for 2017 and January will be like a second Christmas for fans of comedy. Per a press release Monday, next year's edition of the Northern California comedy festival will include reunions of the Canadian sketch group Kids In The Hall, the cast of the hit FOX...
  • Comedian Lachlan Patterson to release new album & special this December

    Comedian Lachlan Patterson to release new album & special this December

    Since appearing on “Last Comic Standing” in 2014 – on which he went all the way to the finals – Lachlan Patterson has generated lots of laughs with comedy fans across the country. The stand-up funnyman is set to continue this trend as he is gearing up to release his brand new comedy special “Live...
  • Comedy Central teaming with Bonnaroo's Superfly to launch new festival

    Comedy Central teaming with Bonnaroo's Superfly to launch new festival

    Bonnaroo layed its tracks back in 2002 and has since gone on to become a behemoth in the music festival space. Now the producers behind the event, Superfly Presents, are teaming up with past collaborative humorist counterpart Comedy Central to launch a brand new festival devoted to bringing laughs...
  • Kevin Hart's 'Hart of the City' to return for a second season of stand-up gold

    Kevin Hart's 'Hart of the City' to return for a second season of stand-up gold

    Throughout the first season of “Kevin Hart Presents: Hart of the City,” world famous comedian Kevin Hart traveled across the country to find hilarious stand-up comedians working hard and generating laughs in unexpected places. Comedy Central has announced that the popular series will be returning...
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